Lakshmi Ratna is an advocate registered with the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa. Lakshmi Ratna is a joint partner at Lakshmikumaran and Sridharan. She is experienced in the areas of GST Law and erstwhile Indirect Tax Laws with over 10 years of experience in divergent sectors.
Her work experience as part of the consulting division encompasses advising on issues under GST Law and erstwhile laws, issues on transition, health checks, handling clients on retainership basis by providing support on day to day basis, handholding for DGGI investigations, etc., for companies who are e-commerce operators, real estate developers, banking companies, life insurance, advertising and print media, online gaming, PSUs, OEMs, traders and manufacturers. She is also engaged in advising units which are EOUs/STPIs and SEZs.
She has been a speaker and panellist at various industry fora such as, CII, Assocham, FIEO and other trade bodies. She has penned various articles discussing niche issues on online tax portals such as, Taxindiaonline, Taxsutra, Vatinfoline etc.